Enter stage left, at least 6 feet apart! Visit the County Seat Theater in Cloquet, MN as they navigate staging a performance amid the pandemic on this edition of The Slice.
NEW PLAY IS ‘SWEET’
The County Seat Theater Company’s production of Sweet won Best of Festival at the Minnesota Association of Community Theatres Festival held in Austin, MN this past weekend. The cast will move on to compete at the American Association of Community Theatres Region 5 competition in Aberdeen, South Dakota April 25-28.
Roll out the red carpet — the world premiere of “Sweet” will debut in Cloquet on Friday, Sept. 28.
Written by Denise Hinson, the play tells the story of three generations of the Carter family, headed by former boxing champ “Sweet” Clemmet Carter. When an enthusiastic sports writer enters their lives asking to write a book about Clemmet’s boxing days, he discovers some family secrets are better left buried.
COUNTY SEAT THEATER COMPANY TO PRODUCE AWARD-WINNING PLAY IN WORLD PREMIERE
The American Association of Community Theatre (AACT) is pleased to announce County Seat Theater Company is
producing the AACT NewPlayFest winning play, Sweet by Denise Hinson. The world premiere will open September
28 and run through October 3, 2018. Tickets are available at countytheater.com or by calling the box office at 218-
Theater director comes full circle
Cheryl Kramer-Milder (right) goes through notes with cast members after a rehearsal of the upcoming County Seat production of “Sanders Family Christmas,” which opens Friday, Dec. 1. It is likely her last play here, because she and her husband, Frank Milder, have relocated to her home state of Nebraska after growing the County Seat Theater for the past 30 years. Jana Peterson/Pine Journal.